TOPICAINE® 5 % is a
non-oily, translucent gel containing
Lidocaine 5% in a microemulsion with skin
permeation enhancers and soothing agents.
It is a
very effective topical anesthetic with label
indication: anorectal pain. When applied to
the peri-anal region it quickly soothes and
numbs the area. Not to be used inside the
FAST ACTING ANESTHETIC
Fast acting anesthetic; excellent skin numbing results
obtained 20 min to 1 hour post application. TOPICAINE®'s fast action and efficacy has been demostrated in independent clinical studies.
COOLING, NON-OILY, CLEAR VEHICLE
TOPICAINE® 5% is formulated in a cooling, penetrating gel composed of water,
ethanol, glycerin, jojoba oil, aloe vera
oil, glyceryl monolaureate, shea butter,
alpha-bisabolol, benzyl alcohol, carbomer
940 and EDTA.
Do not cover large areas of the body. TOPICAINE® is not recommended for use on mucous membranes because of much greater
absorption than through intact skin. Do not use on broken or inflamed skin.
not recommended for use beyond the external ear. Read all the medical information.
FOR BEST RESULTS
Apply a moderately thick layer
to the affected area (approximately 1/8 inch
thick). Allow time for numbness to develop.
Best results obtained 20 min to 1 hour
For more information, please read frequently asked questions.
New clinical report
Journal of Anaesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology | April-June 2012 | Vol 28 | Issue 2
This study conclusion was that 30 grams of of 4% lidocaine gel (TOPICAINE 4%) on the breasts and chest wall covered for 1 h in healthy women resulted in plasma
concentrations of lidocaine and MEGX well below therapeutic or toxic levels and no clinically significant adverse events.
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